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Whether you are an experienced sea kayaker or just “testing the water”, you will enjoy the exceptional opportunity to experience authentic Alaska while paddling through Alaska’s many lagoons, lakes, rivers and fjords. Imagine listening to a glacier calve and seeing icy chunks cascade into the water just in front of you or watching a harbor seal follow you into a lagoon as you explore nearby tidepools.
Experienced Alaska sea kayaking guides can help teach you the basics to help maximize your sea kayaking adventure, interpreting natural history, geology and wildlife knowledge for you, allowing a richer and more intimate way to get to know Alaska by paddle.
Find your Alaska sea kayaking tour this year:
ABEC's Alaska Adventures P.O. Box 10791, Fairbanks, AK 99710
We have all levels of Alaska Brooks Range trips into the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge or Gates of the Arctic National Park. With over 25 years of experience our Alaskan Guides provide a safe and a fun, "once in a lifetime trip." We have custom, base camp, backpack, and river trips into the vast wild Alaskan Wilderness. You can see pictures of these trips in our Gallery on line at www.abecalaska.com or call 907-457-8907.
AdventureSmith Explorations PO Box 1696, Tahoe City, CA 96145
Your big ship cruise alternative! Cruise Alaska up close aboard a selection of over 25 small ships and yachts carrying 6-138 travelers. We are award winning Alaska travel experts specializing in travel by small ships, yachts and wilderness lodges away from tourist crowds. Speak with our professional crew who has lived, worked and traveled at length throughout Alaska. With over 50 years combined experience in Alaska travel we will answer your questions quickly and accurately. AdventureSmith Explorations is a company founded by guides and we believe that a professional, knowledgeable and personable guide is the key to a successful adventure travel and small ship cruise experience. We are committed to sustainable tourism and contributing positively to the individuals, communities and environments encountered by every AdventureSmith traveler. Call our experts today to plan your Alaska small ship cruise today.
Alaska Alpine Adventures 2133 Dahl Lane, Anchorage, AK 99503
Since 1998, Alaska Alpine Adventures has been leading guided Alaska backpacking, alaska hiking trips and adventure vacations throughout Alaska's spectacular national parks and wildlife refuges. Recognized by National Geographic as one of the Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth in both 2008 & 2009, Alaska Alpine Adventures takes adventure seekers on multi-day and multi-sport Alaska hiking tours, rafting trips, Alaska backpacking trips, kayaking trips, and skiing vacations throughout the Last Frontier. Guided Alaska tours include adventure trips to Lake Clark National Park, Denali, Wrangell-St. Elias, Kenai Fjords, the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Gates of the Arctic National Park and beyond. Our brand of sustainable travel has been recognized by Adventure Green Alaska - Alaska's highly regarded sustainable tourism certification program. Take a trip with Alaska Alpine Adventures and experience the Alaska vacation of a lifetime!
Alaska Fjord Charters Seward, Alaska
We specialize adventure vacations for people who want personal and tailored travel. Our passion for discovery, venturing to the remote corners beyond the beaten path, combined with our attention to detail make our trips unique. Our All Inclusive high adventure packages feature one of Alaska's hidden gems - Kenai Fjords National Park.
Experience Calving Glaciers, Amazing Wildlife: Orcas, Humpback Whales, Seals, Sea Lions, Sea Otters, Porpoise, Bears, and more. Fish for: Salmon, Lingcod, Rockfish.
Adventure: Kayaking, Beachcombing, Clmb a Glacier,
Beachcombing, epic Wilderness and Incredible Vistas
Alaska Outdoors P.O. Box 875649 , Wasilla, AK 99687
Since 2001, Alaska Outdoors has showcased Alaska's National Parks and protected areas featuring small group camping and hiking tours throughout the state. Hike, raft, sea kayak, canoe, whale watching, glacier cruises, flightseeing and more. Tours range from 7 to 21 days and start at $995.
Alaska Passages Adventure Cruises P.O. Box 213, Petersburg, AK 99833
Inside Passage adventures aboard 65' classic motoryacht, "Heron". Six guests maximum. Whalewatching, seakayaking, fishing for salmon and halibut, flyfishing, photography, glacier tours. Cruise with longtime residents with extensive local knowledge. Great family trips!
Alaska Ultra Sport PO Box 1125, Chickaloon AK 99674
Alaska Ultra Sport offers guided wilderness trips throughout Alaska. We are based out of Chickaloon, Alaska and have guided trips all over the state.This business has been owner-operated since 2001. If you book a trip with us you will be on a trip with Bill and Kathi Merchant.We offer guided multi day rafting, sea-kayaking, mountain biking and backpacking trips. We operate in many National Parks, State Parks,the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Gates of the Arctic National Park, Katmai National Park and more. We speak english, german and some french and italian. 2-6 people.
Alaska Wildland Adventures P.O. Box 389, Girdwood, AK 99587
Since 1977. Nationally recognized eco-tourism operator features an array of options including All-Inclusive Vacations, wilderness lodges, Sportfishing packages & rafting & fishing day trips; high-quality, small group guided trips allow guests to experience Alaska in the spirit of appreciation. Raft the turquoise Kenai River into the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, seeking out moose, salmon and eagles. Paddle a sea kayak amid glittering glacial ice at Kenai Fjords Glacier Lodge and watch for calving glaciers and breaching whales along the dramatic seacoast. Explore Denali National Park and seek out Alaska’s big four: bears, caribou, moose and Dall sheep. In the evening, relax with the authentic Alaskan hospitality of wilderness lodges and delicious meals. From a two-hour scenic float trip to a two-week all-inclusive vacation, Alaska Wildland Adventures’ range of wilderness adventures and charming accommodations promise a memorable experience in wild Alaska.
Alaska's Glacier Bay Travel 4 Dungeness Way. P.O. Box 180, Gustavus, AK 99826
One stop shopping for your entire independent travel package needs. Glacier Bay and beyond, finest outdoor water activities, accommodations, tours and cruises for families or groups who want a close encounter with Alaska's marine/wildlife and wilderness.
We offer a diversity of adventures, from the perfect family basecamping vacation, to more adventurous and customized rugged backpacking trips for you and your group. Drop us an email or call Carl at 770 952 4549.
Bay Excursions LLC P.O. Box 3312, Homer, AK 99603
Custom sightseeing, birding, photography and wildlife viewing trips. Transportation to Kachemak Bay State Park for hiking, backpacking and kayaking. Wilderness cabin and kayak rentals.
Chinook Tours P.O. Box 111853. Anchorage, AK 99511
Booking agency, backpacking, guiding, hiking, kayaking and canoeing,lodging, organization, rafting and river trips, wildlife viewing, winter activities.
Discovery Voyages P.O. Box 688, Whittier, AK 99693
Alaska's finest wilderness cruise- multi-day voyages, naturalist guided, small groups, onboard cabins, shore hikes, kayaking, wildlife viewing, custom voyages. Charter boats, bird watching, cruiseships and tourboats, fishing, hiking, natural and cultural history interpretation, photography. Prince William Sound, Copper River Delta.
Earth Bed and Breakfast & Tours 1001 W 12th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501
Earth B&B is THE home away from home for mountain climbers, fishermen, photographers and other adventurers from across the globe. Our comfortable and roomy Anchorage Bed and Breakfast is conveniently located close to downtown walking distance to the city's finest shopping, dining, entertainment and outdoor recreation. Our private accommodations are a perfect alternative to busy hotel lodging. You'll know you are in the right place from the minute you walk through our door.
Exposure Alaska 200 W. 34th Ave. #82, Achorage, AK 99503
Get out of the van and experienceAlaska with our adventures. Kayak, climb, hike, look for wildlife in Denali and more.
Our Alaska Tours offer you the opportunity to get away from the crowds to the real Alaska.
And you'll enjoy the smallest group size in the business with no more than 6 guests on our scheduled trips. Get ready to Expose Yourself to Alaska.
Since 1999. Alaskan owned and operated.
Good River Bed and Breakfast at Glacier Bay Box 37, Gustavus, AK 99826
Spectacular GLACIER BAY, ALASKA. Sixteen tidewater glaciers, whales, kayaking, nature walks, wilderness. Elegant log house, comfy beds, handmade quilts, fresh bread ... quality accommodations - reasonable rates.. Custom packages - best value for the lowest cost
Great Alaska Adventure Lodge 33881 Sterling Highway, Sterling, AK 99672
Great Alaska Adventure Lodge. Since 1981 travelers have enjoyed our ground breaking blend of exciting Alaska sport fishing and adventure travel from our riverfront lodge on the Kenai River. Our guests choose from a wide range of itineraries that include world class sport fishing, private fly-in bear viewing, remote sea kayaking, hiking, day cruising, Denali Touring and much, much more. Customized family, group and corporate adventures are our specialty. Our all- inclusive trips include pickups in Anchorage and range from 2-10 days.
Whether your Alaska dream entails double digit Rainbows on your fly rod, viewing wild bears in their native habitat, rafting the Kenai Canyon, hiking the Chugach Forest or catching your first King Salmon (or better yet, all of the above!) Great Alaska Adventure Lodge is just the place to see those dreams come true. Come relish the Great Alaska experience with your family or group this summer.
Honey Charters 200 W. 34th Avenue, #991, Anchorage, AK 99503
Premier transportation company for kayakers and campers and sightseeing in Prince William Sound departing Whittier. U.S.C.G. inspected vessels to carry more than six persons. We promote Leave No Trace camping.
Island Lodge 3100 Bettles Bay Loop, Anchorage, AK 99515
Island Lodge offers 10 years of experience leading outdoor adventures in the wilderness of Lake Clark National Park. Enjoy fishing, kayaking, hiking and river trips, as well as friendly hospitality and delicious meals in the beautiful Alaskan wilderness. Island Lodge makes an Alaska dream vacation possible for groups, families, singles, couples and business associates.
Kachemak Bay Wilderness Lodge P.O. Box 956. Homer, AK 99603
Achingly beautiful ocean and mountain setting. Charming private cabins and accommodations with full bath, decks with view, and lovely furnishings. Expert, experienced naturalist staff for hiking, kayaking, birding, fishing, and marine mammal viewing.
We are a small, personal shop that concentrates solely on sea kayaking in Resurrection Bay and Kenai Fjords, with emphasis on environmentally friendly practices and local education. Our professional guides/naturalists are extensively trained, and small groups enhance your intimate experience with the magical surroundings and wildlife. We offer a wide range of trips: from 1/2-day trips to multi-day excursions, so we're sure we'll have something that will be just right for you. No experience is necessary - all you need is a desire to paddle and the enthusiasm to learn and explore! Check out our photos, descriptions, and pricing at www.KayakAK.com.
We also run Bear Paw Lodge, in Seward... our own cozy, welcoming log home that we rent out to travelers. This is the true Alaskan experience - hand crafted beauty with all the comforts of home! www.SewardBearPawLodge.com
We worked with Travel Channel in 2003 & Discovery Channel in 2008 to produce informational documentaries about the local area and overall climate change.
Kodiak Treks 11754 S. Russian Cr. Rd., Kodiak, AK 99615
Small-group (max 6 guests) bear viewing/hiking adventures in the spectacular Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge. Kodiak Treks provides an education-based approach to observing bears with a minimal-impact philosophy.
Comfortable accommodations at the Aleut Island lodge and our out-camp provide the group's base. From there, we travel by boat and afoot to explore bear density areas with great respect for bears' need for minimal human disturbance--truly a delicate balance.
Projects and Achievements
Promoting respect for Alaska's wildlife and remote lands through educational outreach and volunteer efforts in partnership with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the Kodiak Brown Bear Trust, the Kodiak Unified Bear Subcommittee (KUBS), and other local, state, and international organizations.
Gold-level certified for responsible practices from Adventure Green Alaska, Alaska's first and only sustainable tourism certification program.
Join us for a unique wildlife-viewing experience on stunning Kodiak Island!
Lazy Otter Charters, Inc. P.O. Box 747, Whittier, AK 99693
Lazy Otter Charters, Inc.
Offering safe, reliable trasport services into Prince William Sound from Whittier, Alaska.
Water Taxi for Kayak and camper drop-off
Photography and filming support
Our vessels are designed for speed and beach landings for ease of loading. Qauaq Chief is a 40 foot, 22 passenger landing craft
Explorer is a 30 foot, 6 passenger vessel.
National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) P.O. Box 981, Palmer, AK 99645
Wilderness skills and leadership education. 14 to 75 day courses. Backpacking, mountaineering, sea kayaking, arctic rivers, outdoor educators courses. College credit available. Tongass and Chugach National Forests. Denali, Gates of the Arctic, Wrangell-St. Elias National Parks.
Orca Island Cabins P.O. Box 1815, Seward, Alaska 99664
Orca Island Cabins, owned and operated by long-time Alaskans Dennis and Susan Swiderski, offers comfortable and stylish overnight accommations (yurts) on a private island in scenic Humpy Cove, Resurrection Bay, 9 miles SE of Seward, Alaska. View wildlife from your private deck; kayak; explore tide-pools and a nearby salmon stream and waterfall; fish from the island or its dock; or just sit back and relax.
Prince William Sound Eco-Charters P.O. Box 735,Whittier, AK 99693
Prince William Sound Eco-Charters was first established in 2000 by a seasoned captain, familiar with the Sound and the winds and seas that affect it. Whether your interests lie in fishing, sightseeing, transportation to cabins or other destinations around the Sound, or even photography, please give us a chance to meet your needs.
Sadie Cove Wilderness Lodge In Kachemak Bay State Park P.O. Box 2265, Homer, AK 99603
ADVENTURERS & ROMANTICS! Leave the crowds and enjoy a full-service, true Wilderness Lodge. Located inside Kachemak Bay State Park, we are a short boat ride from Seldovia, Halibut Cove, or Homer. On-site weddings & honeymoons. Adventures of land, sea, and air. Parties of 6 or more have the entire lodge to themselves. Book early for this option. Sadie Cove Wilderness Lodge is full-service wilderness lodge and adventure destination inside Kachemak Bay State Park.
Sailwood Adventures P.O. Box 15342, Fritz Creek, AK 99603
Oceanside, private wilderness lodge for intimate vacation with family or friends. Sea Kayaks make this trip one to remember while viewing bears, whales, sea birds, eagles and sea otters. Hiking, cooking, strolling, relaxing, sailing, enjoying all that Alaska has to offer in beautiful Sadie Cove.
Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures 112 Toivo Circle, Sitka AK 99835
Join us for a guided sea kayak adventure to explore "the coast less paddled". Sitka Sound, and the countless passages extending north & south, comprises one of the most spectacular marine wilderness environments in the world. We offer a range of guided trips & outfitting services to match any schedule, budget, ability and preference. Our specialty is designing custom trips for families and private groups of 6-persons or less. Let's go paddling!
Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking P.O. Box 3332, Seward, AK 99664
Since 1996 our professional guides/naturalists have been introducing paddlers to the wonders of coastal Alaska. We offer kayaking from three locations in the Seward area – Lowell Point, Fox Island and Kenai Fjords. We have the right trip for you whether an introductory paddle or a multi-day kayak/camping adventure. We feature small groups, great food and excellent guides. Come explore our home with us and take away an experience of a lifetime.. www.sunnycove.com
The Boat Company, LLC P.O. Box 1839, Poulsbo, WA 98370
The Boat Company has been operating small ship ecotours in Southeast Alaska every summer for thirty years. Our cruises are typically one week long and feature visits to remote wilderness areas throughout the region's scenic protected waterways.
On any given day, guests of The Boat Company have the opportunity to participate in an abundance of activities. We offer fishing, shoreline walks with trained naturalists, early morning and late evening kayaking, wildlife and glacier viewing, and everything from leisurely beach combing or gentle strolls to vigorous hikes through virgin rainforests.
Wilderness Birding Adventures 5515 Wild Mountain Road. Eagle River, AK 99577
Wilderness Birding Adventures is dedicated to exploring, conserving and sharing Alaska’s rich natural world with those who like to add a splash of adventure and spontaneity (balanced with careful planning and safety) to their vacation in the Great Land. Since 1986, we have been offering our guests the best in Alaska birding, rafting, sea kayaking, hiking and wildlife viewing trips from birding tours in the Pribilofs, Gambell and Nome, to wilderness expeditions like paddling the Kongakut and Canning rivers in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, photographing Spectacled Eiders on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta – to name just a few of the possibilities!